Hooking a Form builder script to Form...

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I have been trying to understand how this works and trying to follow the post on this subject.
To me there a gapping gaps in the explanation! If I ever write instructions, I always assume that the person I am writing it for is an idiot, so I explain every detail.
In step 2 it shows an icon, but I can't see any icon that looks like that.
I don't understand the bit about the Action, at least I do in the context of the example, but what do you put if it's going to your own site? Is it the intended page that you are going to create on your site?
I understand about setting the method to POST.
In point 2, I understand about creating the elements with the same attributes, but when you create a text input field you get an additional line saying, 'There has been an error'. How do you set them up, so that if you do not enter anything, you get an error message?
It explains what happens if you publish to the S Drive, but don't explain what happens if you publish to your own site?
One thing that I would like to change is that I want the text on the same line as the output in some cases. How do you do that?
Rocky48
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Hi Rocky,
Did you follow these instructions?
https://www.coffeecup.com/help/articles … -designer/
I can't hear what I'm looking at.
It's easy to overlook something you're not looking for.

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Hi Eric
Yes I tried but doesn’t explain about what to do if you add it to your own server?
Also I want to know how to use the warning text which appear under the input boxes.
On another subject, how are you getting on with that other problem for my website.
Rocky48
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#3 in the instructions.;)
Publish your form to S-Drive (or your own server).
I can't hear what I'm looking at.
It's easy to overlook something you're not looking for.

This is a site I built for my work.(RSD)
http://esmansgreenhouse.com
This is a site I built for use in my job.(HTML Editor)
https://pestlogbook.com
This is my personal site used for testing and as an easy way to share photos.(RLM imported to RSD)
https://ericrohloff.com

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